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  • Description

    Paperwork reads - Shadowgraphy.

    Probably filmed in Pathe studios, London.

    M/S of hands making shadow shape of a reindeer on a wall. M/S of the hands themselves belonging to Max Templeton of the Magic Circle. M/S of the shadow of a mirror, M/S of shadow man admiring himself, he puts shaving foam on. M/S of Max's hands showing he is making the face with his fingers and has an extra piece of board attached to the top of his hand to make the man's balding head.

    M/S of the shadow play again, he pretends to chop off the man's nose with the razor but sticks it back on with a bit of spit. M/S of his hands working again as he pours a bottle of hair restorer on the shadow's bald head. M/S as two new hairs spring out of the top and the shadow man laughs.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41762
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1224.32
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:53:00 / 01:46:41:00
    Canister:
    NSP 31
    Sort Number:
    NSP 031
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Magicians of the past ombre Magic, Magicians and Allied Arts
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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